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SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A Sacramento obstetrician is getting a late thank you from a baby he delivered 45 years ago. The Sacramento Bee reports ( http://bit.ly/ZYGTtK ) that Robert Kincade performed heart surgery on the now-83-year-old obstetrician, Jim Affleck, last month at...
MIAMI (AP) — More than an estimated 8.5 million immigrants living in the U.S. were eligible for citizenship in 2012. Yet fewer than 800,000 took the leap, according to the latest Department of Homeland Security numbers. If statistics hold, nearly 60 percent of the remainder...
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — More than a thousand evangelical pastors and others — gathered for a three-day conference to steel the resolve of Christians who preach that gay relationships are sinful — were asked a simple question: How many live in a state that recognizes same-sex...
NASHVILLE, N.C. (AP) — A sheriff says two men have been shot outside a North Carolina courthouse and have non-life-threatening wounds. Nash County Sheriff Dick Jenkins says they were shot Tuesday morning outside the courthouse in Nashville. He says one ran inside the building...
LAGUNA BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Personal information about more than 18.5 million Californians was hacked, stolen or otherwise exposed last year and as many as one-third of those people will become victims of fraud, California Attorney General Kamala Harris said Tuesday in a new...
MIAMI (AP) — More than an estimated 8.5 million immigrants living in the U.S. were eligible for citizenship in 2012. Yet fewer than 800,000 took the leap, according to the latest Department of Homeland Security numbers. If statistics hold, nearly 60 percent of the rest...
NASHVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Two people were shot outside a North Carolina courthouse Tuesday and have non-life-threatening wounds and police were searching for two suspects, authorities said. Nash County Sheriff Dick Jenkins told WRAL-TV that the shooting happened Tuesday at the...
LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — A New Mexico attorney confirms that his client, Santa Fe County sheriff's Deputy Ty Chan, is in custody in connection with the deadly shooting of a fellow deputy. Attorney John Day says he's on his way to the southern New Mexico city of Las Cruces, where...
NEW YORK (AP) — A sleep-deprived engineer nodded off at the controls of a commuter train just before taking a 30 mph curve at 82 mph, causing a derailment last year that killed four people and injured more than 70, federal regulators said Tuesday. William Rockefeller's...